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Feb 24, 2020
How the rise of right-wing populism urged Rajorshi Chakraborti to write Shakti, a surreal tale of three womenRajorshi Chakraborti's newest novel, Shakti (2019) thrusts its readers into a familiar, yet surreal space, where its female leads traverse a socio-politically turbulent modern-day India, with superpowers to boot. In a conversation with Firspost, the New Zealand-based writer reflects on what inspired his book — from the prevailing socio-political milieu in India, to Black Mirror on Netflix, and everything in between.
Feb 05, 2020
Battle against fake news, 'alternative facts' can only be won if primacy of reason, science are restoredWithout restoring a hierarchy of ideas in which reason and science have primacy, the battle against fake news and “alternative facts” will not be won. Fact-checking and data are useless when no one wants to believe facts unless they like them.
Jan 29, 2020
Countering Right-wing populists requires building broadest possible alliances, and simple messaging with emotional appealA lot of liberal and Left supporters tend to sow divisions internally by othering anyone with whom they disagree. Their quest for ideological purity contrasts sharply with the Right’s, which shows no such compunctions.